Space Heater Safety

Feb 25, 2021

Space heater safety … Here are some important tips to keep in mind for those using space heaters to help combat the winter chill.

Power for Progress… a weekly column from the Grand River Dam Authority.

While Oklahoma winters can move the temperatures up and down the thermometer from one day to the next, many people find that using space heaters is a quick, convenient way to hold off the chill when necessary. However, space heaters, when not used properly, can pose both a fire and electric shock hazard.

Safety should always be a priority if you are planning to use a space heater. Here are a few tips to keep in mind when selecting and using a space heater in your home:

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